HIGH-RESOLUTION CT OF THE LUNG

Author: W. Webb, MD, Nestor Müller, MD, PhD, David Naidich, MD
Affiliation: University of California, San Francisco
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date: 2009
ISBN 10: 0781769094
ISBN 13: 9780781769099
Edition: 4th

Description:

The thoroughly revised Fourth Edition of this widely acclaimed volume explains how to use the newest high-resolution CT technology to detect and diagnose lung abnormalities. Still the only complete text on the topic, this compact, affordable reference is written by the foremost experts and provides cutting-edge technical and clinical information. It includes state-of-the-art HRCT scans of interstitial lung diseases and differential diagnosis tables summarizing the most helpful diagnostic features of interstitial and airspace diseases.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • DEDICATION
  • Preface
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Acknowledgments
  • Quick Reference Guide

Technical Aspects of High-Resolution Computed Tomography

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY: FUNDAMENTAL TECHNIQUES
  • TECHNIQUES OF SCAN ACQUISITION: SPACED AXIAL SCANS VERSUS VOLUMETRIC SCANNING
  • RADIATION DOSE
  • EXPIRATORY HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
  • ADDITIONAL TECHNICAL MODIFICATIONS
  • IMAGE DISPLAY
  • HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY PROTOCOLS
  • SPATIAL RESOLUTION OF HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
  • HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY ARTIFACTS
  • REFERENCES

Normal Lung Anatomy

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • THE LUNG INTERSTITIUM
  • LARGE BRONCHI AND ARTERIES
  • THE SECONDARY PULMONARY LOBULE AND LUNG ACINUS
  • ANATOMY OF THE SECONDARY LOBULE AND ITS COMPONENTS
  • THE CONCEPT OF CORTICAL AND MEDULLARY LUNG
  • SUBPLEURAL INTERSTITIUM AND PLEURAL SURFACES
  • NORMAL LUNG ATTENUATION
  • NORMAL EXPIRATORY HIGH- RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
  • REFERENCES

High-Resolution Computed Tomography Findings of Lung Disease

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • LINEAR AND RETICULAR OPACITIES
  • NODULES AND NODULAR OPACITIES
  • PARENCHYMAL OPACIFICATION
  • LUNG CYSTS, EMPHYSEMA, AND BRONCHIECTASIS
  • MOSAIC PERFUSION AND MOSAIC ATTENUATION
  • AIR TRAPPING ON EXPIRATION
  • DISTRIBUTION OF PARENCHYMAL ABNORMALITIES IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF LUNG DISEASE
  • REFERENCES

The Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias, Part I: Usual Interstitial Pneumonia/Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Nonspecific Interstitial Pneumonia

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • IDIOPATHIC INTERSTITIAL PNEUMONIAS
  • USUAL INTERSTITIAL PNEUMONIA AND IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS
  • NONSPECIFIC INTERSTITIAL PNEUMONIA
  • REFERENCES

The Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias, Part II: Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia (Idiopathic BOOP), Respiratory Bronchiolitis-Interstitial Lung Disease, Desquamative Interstitial Pneumonia, Acute Interstitial Pneumonia, and Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • CRYPTOGENIC ORGANIZING PNEUMONIA (BRONCHIOLITIS OBLITERANS ORGANIZING PNEUMONIA)
  • ACUTE INTERSTITIAL PNEUMONIA
  • RESPIRATORY BRONCHIOLITIS AND RESPIRATORY BRONCHIOLITIS- INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE
  • DESQUAMATIVE INTERSTITIAL PNEUMONIA
  • LYMPHOCYTIC INTERSTITIAL PNEUMONIA
  • REFERENCES

Collagen Vascular Diseases

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
  • PROGRESSIVE SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS (SCLERODERMA)
  • SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS
  • POLYMYOSITIS-DERMATOMYOSITIS
  • MIXED CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE
  • SJÖGREN SYNDROME
  • ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS
  • REFERENCES

Diffuse Pulmonary Neoplasms and Pulmonary Lymphoproliferative Diseases

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • PULMONARY LYMPHANGITIC CARCINOMATOSIS
  • HEMATOGENOUS METASTASES
  • DIFFUSE BRONCHIOLOALVEOLAR CARCINOMA
  • KAPOSI SARCOMA
  • LYMPHOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS, LYMPHOMA, AND LEUKEMIA
  • REFERENCES

Sarcoidosis

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • PATHOLOGICAL FINDINGS
  • RADIOGRAPHIC FINDINGS
  • HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY FINDINGS
  • UTILITY OF HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
  • ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS AND SARCOIDLIKE REACTIONS
  • DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS
  • REFERENCES

Pneumoconiosis, Occupational, and Environmental Lung Disease

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • ASBESTOSIS AND ASBESTOS-RELATED DISEASE
  • SILICOSIS
  • COAL WORKER’S PNEUMOCONIOSIS
  • GRAPHITE WORKER’S PNEUMOCONIOSIS
  • MIXED DUST PNEUMONOCONIOSIS
  • TALCOSIS
  • ALUMINUM DUST PNEUMOCONIOSIS
  • HARD METAL PNEUMOCONIOSIS
  • BERYLLIUM DISEASE (BERYLLIOSIS)
  • INERT DUST PNEUMONCONIOSIS
  • WELDER’S PNEUMOCONIOSIS (SIDEROSIS)
  • INDIUM EXPOSURE
  • FLOCK WORKER’S LUNG
  • CHEMICAL PNEUMONITIS AND SMOKE INHALATION
  • BIOMASS FUEL EXPOSURE
  • REFERENCES

Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis and Eosinophilic Lung Diseases

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • HYPERSENSITIVITY PNEUMONITIS
  • EOSINOPHILIC LUNG DISEASE
  • IDIOPATHIC EOSINOPHILIC LUNG DISEASE
  • EOSINOPHILIC LUNG DISEASE OF SPECIFIC ETIOLOGY
  • REFERENCES

Drug-Induced Lung Diseases and Radiation Pneumonitis

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • DRUG-INDUCED LUNG DISEASE
  • RADIATION-INDUCED LUNG DISEASE
  • REFERENCES

Cystic Lung Disease and Emphysema

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • PULMONARY LANGERHANS CELL HISTIOCYTOSIS
  • LYMPHANGIOMYOMATOSIS
  • EMPHYSEMA
  • REFERENCES

Infections

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • TUBERCULOSIS
  • TUBERCULOSIS IN THE HIV-POSITIVE PATIENT
  • NONTUBERCULOUS MYCOBACTERIAL INFECTIONS
  • NONTUBERCULOUS MYCOBACTERIAL INFECTION IN THE HIV-POSITIVE PATIENT
  • MILIARY BACILLE CALMETTE-GUÉRIN
  • MYCOPLASMA PNEUMONIAE PNEUMONIA
  • BRONCHOPNEUMONIA
  • OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS
  • ASPERGILLUS- RELATED LUNG DISEASE
  • FUNGAL INFECTIONS OTHER THAN ASPERGILLOSIS
  • SEPTIC EMBOLISM AND INFARCTION
  • REFERENCES

Diffuse Pulmonary Hemorrhage, Pulmonary Edema, and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • DIFFUSE PULMONARY HEMORRHAGE
  • PULMONARY EDEMA
  • ACUTE RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME AND DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR DAMAGE
  • REFERENCES

Miscellaneous Infiltrative Lung Diseases

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • PULMONARY ALVEOLAR PROTEINOSIS
  • LIPOID PNEUMONIA
  • AMYLOIDOSIS
  • PULMONARY ALVEOLAR MICROLITHIASIS
  • REFERENCES

Airways Diseases

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • BRONCHIECTASIS
  • DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH BRONCHIECTASIS
  • BRONCHIOLITIS
  • DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH BRONCHIOLITIS
  • REFERENCES

Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Vascular Disease

  • CHAPTER OUTLINE
  • HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY FINDINGS OF PULMONARY VASCULAR DISEASE
  • DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
  • HEPATOPULMONARY SYNDROME
  • PULMONARY VASCULITIS
  • REFERENCES

Illustrated Glossary of High-Resolution Computed Tomography Terms

  • Acinar Shadow (Acinar Nodule)
  • Acinus
  • Air Bronchogram
  • Air Crescent Sign
  • Air Space
  • Air-Space Consolidation
  • Air-Space Nodule
  • Air Trapping
  • Architectural Distortion
  • Atelectasis
  • Atoll Sign
  • Band
  • Beaded Septum Sign
  • Bleb
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiole
  • Bronchiolar Impaction
  • Bronchiolectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchocentric
  • Bronchovascular Bundle
  • Bulla
  • Bullous Emphysema
  • Centrilobular
  • Centrilobular Emphysema
  • Centrilobular Interstitial Thickening
  • Centrilobular Interstitium
  • Centrilobular Structures
  • Conglomerate Mass
  • Consolidation
  • Crazy Paving
  • Cyst
  • Cystic Air Space
  • Dependent Increased Attenuation
  • Dependent Opacity
  • Distal Acinar Emphysema
  • Dynamic Expiratory High-Resolution Computed Tomography
  • Emphysema
  • End-Stage Lung
  • Expiratory High-Resolution Computed Tomography
  • Ground-Glass Attenuation
  • Ground-Glass Opacity
  • Halo Sign
  • Headcheese Sign
  • High-Resolution Computed Tomography
  • Honeycomb Cysts
  • Honeycombing
  • Interface Sign
  • Interlobular Septal Thickening
  • Interlobular Septum
  • Interstitial Nodule
  • Interstitium
  • Intralobular Interstitial Thickening
  • Intralobular Interstitium
  • Intralobular Lines
  • Irregular Air-Space Enlargement
  • Irregular Linear Opacity
  • Linear Opacity
  • Lobular Core
  • Lobular Core Structures
  • Lobule
  • Low-Dose High-Resolution Computed Tomography
  • Lung Cyst
  • Mass
  • Micronodule
  • Midlung Window
  • Mosaic Attenuation Pattern
  • Mosaic Oligemia
  • Mosaic Perfusion
  • Nodule
  • Opacification
  • Opacity
  • Panacinar Emphysema
  • Panlobular Emphysema
  • Paraseptal Emphysema
  • Parenchymal Band
  • Parenchymal Opacification
  • Peribronchovascular Interstitial Thickening
  • Peribronchovascular Interstitium
  • Perilobular
  • Perilymphatic
  • Peripheral
  • Pneumatocele
  • Pseudoplaques
  • Pulmonary Lobule
  • Random Distribution
  • Respiratory Bronchiole
  • Reticular Pattern
  • Reticulation
  • Reversed Halo Sign
  • Secondary Pulmonary Lobule
  • Septal Line
  • Septal Thickening
  • Septum
  • Signet Ring Sign
  • Small Airways
  • Small Airways Disease
  • Subpleural
  • Subpleural Interstitial Thickening
  • Subpleural Interstitium
  • Subpleural Line
  • Targeted Reconstruction
  • Terminal Bronchiole
  • Traction Bronchiectasis
  • Traction Bronchiolectasis
  • Tree-in-Bud Sign
  • REFERENCES